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LAYALI CAFE, The House of Turkish Coffee (Diego Martin, Trinidad)
Arabic / Breakfast / Coffeehouse / Diego Martin

LAYALI CAFE, The House of Turkish Coffee (Diego Martin, Trinidad)


Incongruously tucked away in Diego Martin’s Starlite Shopping Plaza, LAYALI CAFE is such a lovely find with its Arabic teas, desserts, salads and sandwiches and of course Turkish coffee.  We stumbled on this gem thanks to a fellow food lover’s Instagram post and can’t wait to sip and nibble our way through the menu. The tea and desserts sampled … Continue reading

G SPOT FOOD TRUCK (Newtown, Trinidad)
Breakfast / Free Wi-Fi / Gluten Free Menu Options / Healthy Fare / International / Port of Spain / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

G SPOT FOOD TRUCK (Newtown, Trinidad)


G SPOT FOOD TRUCK checks all the boxes for us with its healthy tasty food and some serious attention to the details from the truck’s design to the ingredients. Situated on busy Maraval Road, this stationary food truck is already a favorite breakfast and lunch spot in Newtown. Breakfast here amounts to Omelettes, Pancakes and … Continue reading

2016 T&T National Culinary Team DINNERS!
Food & Wine Events in Trinidad & Tobago / Port of Spain / Special Event

2016 T&T National Culinary Team DINNERS!

The Trinidad & Tobago National Culinary Team dinners are back as the team prepares for the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association’s 2016 Taste of the Caribbean competition, which will be held in June in Mimi, Florida! Since 1997, Team T&T has entered Taste of the Caribbean on 12 occasions and hauled in 52 medals – 23 … Continue reading

2016 Valentine’s Day Specials at Restaurants in Trinidad
Food & Wine Events in Trinidad & Tobago / Special Event

2016 Valentine’s Day Specials at Restaurants in Trinidad

Here’s our roundup of restaurants in Trinidad & Tobago offering 2016 Valentine’s Day specials, which include brunch, lunch and dinner. Please note, a few restaurants are also offering special menus on Saturday, 13th February. (Apologies for the lateness of this post, but so many have asked today that we decided to pull together a list). … Continue reading

POP-UP Chocolate Shop: Thursday, 11th Feb (4-8pm)
News / Woodbrook

POP-UP Chocolate Shop: Thursday, 11th Feb (4-8pm)

Destination Chocolate Trinidad & Tobago is hosting a POP-UP Chocolate Shop this Thursday, 11th February at Medulla Gallery in Woodbrook featuring chocolate and cocoa products from made from 10 local chocolate makers and chocolatiers, including Cocobel Chocolate, Brasso Seco Chocolates, Sun Eaters Organics, and many more. This is a great opportunity to support our burgeoning local chocolate … Continue reading

SOMBAT’S THAI CUISINE (Valsayn, Trinidad)
El Dorado / Healthy Fare / Prix Fixe Lunch / Thai / Vegetarian/Vegan Options

SOMBAT’S THAI CUISINE (Valsayn, Trinidad)


UPDATE: SOMBAT’S relocated to #209 Southern Main Road, Spring Village, Valsayn on 25th July 2016. Tipped off months ago by fellow food lovers on Instagram, SOMBAT’S THAI CUISINE has become one of our favorite food finds in Trinidad! The chef, Sombat Mekhawong hails from Thailand and his menu includes Thai favorites like Pad Thai, Panang Curry, … Continue reading

U PICK FARM (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)
Chaguaramas / Farmer's Markets / Healthy Fare

U PICK FARM (Chaguaramas, Trinidad)


When’s the last time you picked tomatoes or the melongene (eggplant) for your choka? Enter the U PICK FARM in Chaguaramas where you can pick  your own vegetables in several greenhouses and an outdoor farm area. Obviously, farm-to-table is not a new concept in Trinidad and Tobago, but as we all increasingly rely on markets for the majority of … Continue reading